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Teenagers call it "trolling."They're not talking about catching fish from a moving boat. As prone to abusing the English language as they are each other, that's the new slang term for what adults call cyberbull...Middle school students are the most likely to be victims of cyberbullying, a survey finds.
Dr. Phil reveals the best plan of action for dealing with cyber-bullies. Also, don't miss from Dr. Phil on MarloThomas: My Kids Are Asking for Everything, from Dr. Phil Dr. Phil offers his expert advice to overwhelmed parents. How to Nav...Dr. Phil reveals the best plan of action for dealing with cyber-bullies.
Spreading rumors and bullying is nothing new. Kids have always found ways to be cruel to one another. But today's kids are dealing with something much more sinister: cyberbullying. Kids are now using their cell phones and computers to hurt, humil...Spreading rumors and bullying is nothing new, but cyberbullying takes it to dangerous new levels.
Underage teens McKenzie Barker and Taylor Wynn are charged with cyberstalking of a minor under 16. Credit: Lee County Sheriff's Office In a real-life twist that could have come straight from the script of "Mean Girls," two underage Flo...Teens charged after creating fake Facebook page of a classmate.
Bullying is everywhere right now. The playground. The locker room. The chat room. The national news. It's also on every parenting website, most state legislatures and even the calendar (October was National Bullying Prevention Month). Hurry, you m...Before you start homeschooling your kids, let's get a few things straight.
The family of Kathleen Edward, a 7-year-old Michigan girl in the late stages of a terminal illness, is dealing with not only the girl's deteriorating health, but also online and in-person harassment from their neighbors, ABC News reports. Ka...The family of a 7-year-old Michigan girl in the late stages of a terminal illness, is dealing with not only the girl's deteriorating health, but also online and in-person harassment from their neighbors.
PRODUCTION PLAYER! DO NOT DELETE. An 11-year-old girl's angry, profanity-laced online video rants are drawing widespread attention for their shocking content. The girl, who calls herself "Jessi Slaughter," in one video tells h...
It's Facebook ... with an attitude. A very, very bad attitude. Formspring.me is a social networking site thousands of teens are using to post truly nasty comments about people's looks, friends and sexual habits. Teenagers (well, anyone, actua...
More than half the nation's nonheterosexual kids are victims of cyberbullying, often with devastating emotional effects. An online survey conducted by researchers at Iowa State University showed that 54 percent of nonheterosexual youth are regul...